Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

Jacob DeGrom Has His Groove Back for New York Mets
June 25th, 2017 at 12:24 PM
One of the big problems for the New York Mets this season has been poor performances from starting pitching, and Jacob deGrom's inconsistency early in the season was an issue. deGrom had stretches of good starts followed by bad ones, a pattern that continued through early June, when the Milwaukee...

Report: Houston Astros Want to Trade for Jacob DeGrom
June 24th, 2017 at 2:01 PM
With the New York Mets falling out of the race, there has been a lot of speculation about a potential fire sale at the deadline. The Mets appear focused on listening to offers for veterans with expiring contracts at the moment, but at least one team is hoping they can...

Zack Wheeler Might Be Hitting a Wall After Two Poor Starts
June 20th, 2017 at 3:41 PM
Prior to June 13th, the New York Mets' most consistent starting pitcher was right hander Zack Wheeler. Wheeler entered that night's start with the Chicago Cubs with a 3-3 record and a 3.48 ERA, a solid achievement for a pitcher who missed two seasons due to a slow rehab from...

Jacob DeGrom Named National League’s Player of the Week
June 19th, 2017 at 3:26 PM
New York Mets' starting pitcher Jacob deGrom has been named the National League's Player of the Week. deGrom had a stupendous two start week last week, picking up two wins as he held the Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals to a combined two earned runs in 17 innings pitched, good...

Noah Syndergaard Won’t Throw for Another Four Weeks
June 15th, 2017 at 8:24 PM
During his press conference this afternoon, New York Mets' General Manager Sandy Alderson provided various injury updates about his players. The first player Alderson mentioned was starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard, who recently completed a six week rest period after suffering a partial lat tear April 30th. Syndergaard was seen by...